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Want to get ahead of the game as you take your first career steps? We offer a number of year-long undergraduate placements based at our head office every year, designed to give you a real insight into the day-to-day operations of the UK's leading automotive retailer.


Our scheme offers you the chance to be at the forefront of our commercial operations, and you will be tasked with challenging project work to really get your teeth into. We will tailor your experience to suit your learning needs and this is a fantastic opportunity to increase your commercial awareness and develop those all-important transferable skills.


Through hard work and a driven mindset, anything is possible for future opportunities with Pendragon.

So, what will you be doing during your year-long placement?

We will work with your throughout the application process to decide which one business area will contribute towards your degree discipline and support your longer term career plans:

  • Marketing
  • Finance
  • HR
  • Operations - Used Cars
  • Operations - Buying
  • Telesales and Retention
  • Procurement

You'll work towards developing an in-depth knowledge of the structure and working practices within your chosen business area, being part of a team and working directy with our Leaders. You'll build a strong support network around you and measurable objectives to work towards.

What do we need from you?

  • Be working towards a degree (on track to receive a 2:1 or above) in Business or a related subject
  • Able to demonstrate a basic understanding of the business and industry
  • Team player
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong customer focus to ensure your efforts directly affect our success and the great service we provide to our stakeholders
  • Able to think on your feet to keep up with our fast paced environment
  • Ambition and eagerness to learn

How do I apply?

First, click 'APPLY' to kick start your application. The next steps will be to complete an application form and a video interview. If you need any support during the application process, please email us at graduates@pendragon.uk.com and we'll be happy to help!

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